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USA Nick Bjugstad
a.k.a. "Nicholas Bjugstad"
#27 Minnesota Wild / NHL - 20/21
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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Marcel Hascak 48 38 31 69
2. Patrik Svitana 49 20 36 56
3. Michal Chovan 45 12 44 56
4. Marek Tvrdon 50 23 31 54
5. Dávid Skokan 49 18 34 52
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C/RW
Age
28
Height
6'6" / 197 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
207 lbs / 94 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Contract
20/21
Cap Hit
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Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Bronze Medal 1
1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1

A huge center, Bjugstad has the size to dominate the game. He owns good two-way ability, a quick shot and solid hockey sense. Could improve his passing skills.

Uncle: Scott Bjugstad
Cousin: Jesse Bjugstad

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2007-08 Blaine High USHS-MN 24 6 14 20 10 | Playoffs 3 2 1 3 2
2008-09 Blaine High USHS-MN 25 26 25 51 20 | Playoffs 3 1 2 3 2
USA U17 (all) International-Jr 4 1 0 1 0 |
2009-10 Team Twin Cities Orthopedics UMHSEHL 23 13 8 21 18 |
Blaine High “A” USHS-MN 25 29 31 60 24 | Playoffs 5 6 3 9 2
U.S. National U18 Team USDP 4 0 0 0 0 |
2010-11 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 29 8 12 20 51 1 |
USA U20 WJC-20 6 2 2 4 0 2 |
2011-12 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 40 25 17 42 28 21 |
USA U20 WJC-20 6 4 2 6 0 3 |
2012-13 Univ. of Minnesota “A” NCAA 40 21 15 36 28 2 |
Florida Panthers NHL 11 1 0 1 2 -8 |
USA WC 10 0 2 2 0 -2 |
2013-14 Florida Panthers NHL 76 16 22 38 16 -14 |
2014-15 Florida Panthers NHL 72 24 19 43 38 -7 |
2015-16 Florida Panthers NHL 67 15 19 34 41 -8 | Playoffs 5 2 2 4 2 6
2016-17 Florida Panthers NHL 54 7 7 14 22 -19 |
USA WC 8 1 3 4 4 6 |
2017-18 Florida Panthers NHL 82 19 30 49 41 5 |
2018-19 Florida Panthers NHL 32 5 7 12 16 2 |
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 32 9 5 14 14 4 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 2 -3
2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 13 1 1 2 8 3 |
2020-21 Minnesota Wild NHL 44 6 11 17 17 7 | Playoffs 6 1 0 1 2 0
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2008-09 Blaine High MN State 3 4 0 4 4 |
2009-10 Blaine High “A” MN State 2 0 0 0 0 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL
Sat 29/05 Minnesota Wild @ Vegas Golden Knights
Thu 27/05 Minnesota Wild vs Vegas Golden Knights
Tue 25/05 Minnesota Wild @ Vegas Golden Knights
Fri 21/05 Minnesota Wild vs Vegas Golden Knights
Wed 19/05 Minnesota Wild @ Vegas Golden Knights
Sun 16/05 Minnesota Wild @ Vegas Golden Knights
Fri 14/05 Minnesota Wild @ St. Louis Blues
Thu 13/05 Minnesota Wild @ St. Louis Blues
Sun 09/05 Minnesota Wild vs Anaheim Ducks
Sat 08/05 Minnesota Wild vs Anaheim Ducks
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
International-Jr 1 4 1 0 1 0.25 0 - | 0
MN State 2 5 4 0 4 0.80 4 - | 0
NCAA 3 109 54 44 98 0.90 107 24 | 0
NHL 9 483 103 121 224 0.46 215 -35 | 3 15 3 2 5 0.33 6 3
UMHSEHL 1 23 13 8 21 0.91 18 - | 0
USDP 1 4 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
USHS-MN 3 74 61 70 131 1.77 54 - | 3 11 9 6 15 1.36 6 -
WC 2 18 1 5 6 0.33 4 4 | 0
WJC-20 2 12 6 4 10 0.83 0 5 | 0
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Strength
16
Hitting
16
Shooting Accuracy
15
Puckhandling
15

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Alexander Petrovic (D) 2012-2019 7 Florida Panthers
Jonathan Huberdeau (F) 2012-2019 7 Florida Panthers
Vincent Trocheck (F) 2013-2019 6 Florida Panthers
Roberto Luongo (G) 2013-2019 6 Florida Panthers

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
09/12/2020
09/12/2020 Confirmed Pittsburgh Penguins Minnesota Wild
02/01/2019
02/01/2019 Confirmed Florida Panthers Pittsburgh Penguins
12/31/2014
12/31/2014 Extension Florida Panthers Florida Panthers
04/03/2013
04/03/2013 Confirmed Univ. of Minnesota Florida Panthers
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2008, 2 #15 overall by Sioux City Musketeers in the USHL Futures Draft

Cult/Star player for Blaine High

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